By Nataniel Lazaga and Jazzmine Bates
, Courier Staff Writers
The New Haven Unified School District has been named in an American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) lawsuit against the state of California and Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger alleging that schools statewide are illegally charging students fees for books, uniforms, classes and other basic supplies.
The ACLU filed the suit on behalf of two southern California high school students, called "Jane Doe" and "Jason Roe" to protect their identities and their families.
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Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
(September 24, 1825 – February 22, 1911) was an African American abolitionist and poet. Born free in Baltimore, Maryland, she had a long and prolific career, publishing her first book of poetry at twenty and her first novel, the widely praised Iola Leroy
, at age 67.
Read Iola Leroy by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, free from Project Gutenberg.
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